Laois Sport

No joy for Laois in the Leinster 60×30 Singles Handball Finals

OVER the past two weekends the Leinster 60×30 Handball Singles Finals were played with Laois represented in two finals. Úna...

Pandas blitz was a huge success

By Laura Peckaityte and Jacob Ennis ON Wednesday 20 July, the Portlaoise Pandas Volleyball Club hosted their very first spectacular...

Tuesday, 09/08/22 - 9:11am Read More

Photos from Laois Rugby and Soccer Camps

Thursday, 04/08/22 - 1:40pm Read More

All of last week’s Cúl Camps in pictures

11 pages of last week’s Cúl Camp photos in this week’s Laois Nationalist

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 11:00am Read More

‘I’m not going to lie I was looking at the clock’

By Denis J. Croke YOU might haver thought that by the time the Laois captain, Aimee Kelly, got out to...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 10:32am Read More

Old fashioned is best as far as Donie is concerned

By Denis J. Croke IN some ways Donie Brennan’s philosophy when it comes to laying football is quire simple, go...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 10:30am Read More

A quirk of fate on an emotional day

By Denis J. Croke FOR Laois it was not just their first appearance in Croke Park in 21 years, but...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 1:14pm Read More

Supporters welcome home the All-Ireland champions

Photographer Denis Byrne was in the LOETB Centre of Excellence to capture the excitement as the supporters welcomed home the...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 12:28pm Read More

Camogie girls make it Lovely Laois on the double

Tesco Camogie All-Ireland U/16 ‘B’ Final Laois 4-7 Antrim 3-7 By Pat Delaney JUST as Laois fans were singing ***Lovely...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 12:14pm Read More

Inside this week’s Laois Nationalist

  * Double Delight as Laois ladies claim two All-Ireland titles  * Weekend events will raise funds for Camross man...

Tuesday, 02/08/22 - 7:00am Read More

National Sport

Bernardo Silva happy at Manchester City but could yet exit club

By Carl Markham, PA Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva insists he is happy at the club but has not ruled...

Comedian turns former Liverpool footballer Jan Molby into viral sensation

By Carl Markham, PA Former Liverpool midfielder Jan Molby was big in the 1980s but, having “disappeared off the face...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 7:20am Read More

Monza-bound Pablo Mari heading for Arsenal exit

By Mark Mann-Bryans, PA Pablo Mari has landed in Italy to complete a loan move from Arsenal to Monza. The...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 7:07am Read More

Players’ addiction to sleeping tablets concerns ‘clean’ Ryan Cresswell

By Jonathan Veal, PA Former English Football League defender Ryan Cresswell has warned of the danger of players becoming addicted...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 7:04am Read More

Manchester United need to get over Sir Alex Ferguson exit – Javier Hernandez

By Simon Peach, PA Chief Football Writer, Minneapolis Javier Hernandez believes former club Manchester United need to adapt and finally...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 7:00am Read More

Real Madrid beat Frankfurt 2-0 for record-equalling fifth Super Cup win

Thomson Reuters Champions League winners Real Madrid outclassed Eintracht Frankfurt 2-0 on Wednesday to clinch the UEFA Super Cup for...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 6:30am Read More

Rory McIlroy welcomes ruling not to allow LIV trio into FedEx Cup play-offs

By Phil Casey, PA Golf Correspondent Rory McIlroy has welcomed the “common sense” decision of a US federal judge to...

Wednesday, 10/08/22 - 6:49pm Read More

Ryan Giggs’ ex tells jury she was ‘a slave to his every need and every demand’

By Kim Pilling and Pat Hurst, PA The ex-girlfriend of former Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs has told a court...

Wednesday, 10/08/22 - 1:35pm Read More

Football rumours: Manchester City dismiss talk of Barcelona’s Bernardo Silva bid

By PA Sport Staff Manchester City have dismissed reports they have accepted Barcelona’s bid for Bernardo Silva. The Mail says...

Wednesday, 10/08/22 - 9:23am Read More

Shamrock Rovers beat Shkupi to continue European odyssey

Digital Desk Staff Rory Gaffney and Aidomo Emakhu scored big second-half goals to keep Shamrock Rovers’ adventure in Europe on...

Wednesday, 10/08/22 - 7:29am Read More

Sport Columnists

RUGBY – Portlaoise signal intention in season opener

Portlaoise 26 Thurles 22 PORTLAOISE signalled their intention to rebuild their side into a force to be reckoned with at...

Ruanbeg rescued

WRITE a book on any subject and that topic becomes part of the author’s mental make-up both before and long...

Tuesday, 11/09/12 - 3:20pm Read More